Police are treating an attack on car in the Fountain area of Derry as a sectarian hate crime.

At about 2.30am yesterday morning a group of about eight men in dark hoodies attacked a black Peugeot 206 that was parked up.

When challenged, they shouted sectarian abuse and made off in the direction of Artillery Street.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact police on the 101 non-emergency number.

Alternatively, information can be given to the Crimestoppers charity anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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